electrochemistry

noun
elec·tro·chem·is·try | \ i-ˌlek-trō-ˈke-mə-strē \

Definition of electrochemistry 

: a science that deals with the relation of electricity to chemical changes and with the interconversion of chemical and electrical energy

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Other words from electrochemistry

electrochemical \i-ˌlek-trō-ˈke-mi-kəl \ adjective
electrochemically \i-ˌlek-trō-ˈke-mi-k(ə-)lē \ adverb
electrochemist \i-ˌlek-trō-ˈke-mist \ noun

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That question of whether to teach combustion or electrochemistry? Norman Mayersohn, New York Times, "The Internal Combustion Engine Is Not Dead Yet," 17 Aug. 2017

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1811, in the meaning defined above

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electrochemistry

noun
elec·tro·chem·is·try | \ -ˈkem-ə-strē \
plural electrochemistries

Medical Definition of electrochemistry 

: a science that deals with the relation of electricity to chemical changes and with the interconversion of chemical and electrical energy

Other words from electrochemistry

electrochemical \-ˈkem-i-kəl \ adjective
electrochemically \-k(ə-)lē \ adverb
electrochemist \-ˈkem-əst \ noun

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